Category Archives: crafting out loud

Crafting Out Loud: A 50th Birthday Balloons Card

Hello, lovely friends! Welcome to this video in which I create a bespoke balloon birthday card destined for a lady who loves blue, using some backgrounds I had leftover from another project. Thanks for watching! ***If you’d like to financially … Continue reading

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Recovering Out Loud: Discovering Wellness Future Spread

Hello, lovely friends! In this video I create a future spread in my journal to remind me, when I reach it, that recovery is not managing illness, it’s discovering wellness. Thanks for watching! xxx

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Mama Makes: Unboxing and Demo of New Stamps

Hi there! Welcome to my channel. In this video I unbox my latest goodies from Mama Makes and make some backgrounds that I’ll use in my card-making. Thanks for watching!

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Crafting Out Loud: Steampunk Card Tutorial

Hello! Welcome to this Steampunk card tutorial in which I create four cards using distress inks, stamps, and a variety of papers. These cards are for sale in my Etsy shop, so if you’d rather buy them than make them, … Continue reading

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Crafting Out Loud: Scrapbook Paper Journal Spread Process

Hello, lovely friends! In today’s video I cover up another hideous watercolour journaling mistake with scrapbook paper and ephemera that I’ve been collecting. I hope you enjoy it! Thanks for watching. xxx

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Crafting Out Loud: Creative Chillout Session

Hello! Thanks for stopping by. In this impromptu video I take you on a tour of my craft room and indulge in a little mindfully creative chillout session. Thanks for watching!

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Crafting Out Loud: Etsy News

It’s been a hard few days. I’ve had to deal with lots of school-related stress involving the kids, and despite doing all my wellness stuff, I’ve hit a brick wall and am utterly exhausted. As a consequence, I’ve not done … Continue reading

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Recovering Out Loud: Wellness Toolkit Update

Hello! In this video I give you a tour of the latest version of my Wellness Toolkit and use it to inspire a future-spread in my artful journal. My Wellness Tool Kit has been really important in my recovery from … Continue reading

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Crafting Out Loud: Mixed Media Sewing Pattern Tag

Hello! In today’s video I create a mixed media panel (not sure what else to call it) from a piece of cardboard packaging, a vintage sewing pattern from 1986, and lots of other bits. Thanks for watching!

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The A – Z of Artful Journaling: D is for Dobbing

Hello, lovely friends! This is a quick impromptu video to show you how I created the dobber that I use to make watercolour backgrounds in my planner and journal. Also starring: Brusho. Thanks for watching! x Artful Journaling Blog Post … Continue reading

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